Cardwell Boat Hire?

If you're looking for Cardwell boat hire, the closest place to hire a boat from is Lucinda, 60km away & the southern gateway to the Hinchinbrook Channel.

Easiest way to Hire a boat from Cardwell?

If you're in Cardwell & looking at a half day or full day boat hire, the easiest way to hire a boat, is to drive the 60km to Lucinda, and head out from the boat ramp in Lucinda, then drive home back to your accommodation in Cardwell.

Boat hire options from Lucinda include tow & go, as well as pontoon service with walk on, walk off. Multiday options are available, with multiday boat hire discounts.

Where is Lucinda, from Cardwell?

Lucinda is approximately 45 minutes drive south east of Cardwell.Lucinda is approximately 45 minutes drive south east of Cardwell.

Can we Hire a Boat & Head out from Cardwell?

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You're more than welcome to tow the hire boat from Lucinda, and head out from Cardwell. This option is best suited to multiday tow & go hire.  The main thing to consider when heading out from Cardwell, is access in and out of the boat ramp. As the area is privately owned and in receivership, maintenance has not occurred in the marina. Work on requiring at least a 1.4m minimum tide with your planning. Possibly more on the dropping tide.

If you're hiring a boat and staying in Cardwell, you could also utilise the Fishers Creek boat ramp, to get you smack in the middle of the Hinchinbrook Channel's mangrove country. This is a great little bush ramp, however, you should still work on 1.4m tide for access.

Questions or ideas on Hiring a Boat from Cardwell?

Feel free to call us if you'd like to discuss boat hire options and your situation when holidaying in Cardwell.
Lee: 0429870999 or Deni: 0408012767

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Note: All hirer's/drivers must be at least 18 years old, show relevant identification, and agree to boat hire terms & conditions, at the safety brief and handover. The number of people on each vessel is determined by AMSA, and not the compliance plate. You need to be mindful of your total weight, including how much you collectively weigh together, plus eskies, spare fuel and extras. Too much weight may impact the performance and safety of the vessel, and/or breach insurance terms.